Tahir Jetter, director of the 2011 Sundance short Close, has released the first trailer for Hard Times, an upcoming webseries about a broke personal trainer who aims to make money through unscrupulous means following the decline of his client base.

Directed by Jetter, and created by him and Donald Conley (SLEEP), the series features Abraham Amkpa (The Boring Life of Jacqueline, Mother of George), Bianca Laverne Jones (NYC 22, 12 Steps to Recovery), Ashley Denise Robinson (Docket 32357), and Vladimir Versailles (Side Effects), and is being shot by award-winning Director of Photography, Daniel Patterson (Gun Hill Road, Newlyweeds). The series is set to premiere in the Fall/Winter 2013. 

Hard Times – Trailer #1 from Tahir Jetter on Vimeo.